Biodiversity news

On this page NLBIF presents a selection of national and international biodiversity news, originating from news-feeds from major news sites and scientific publishers. Messages are being filtered using keywords such as biodiversity, nature and species. Duplication of information does occurre occasionally.

  • Biodiversity plans 'too simplistic'

    12 / 11 / 2013, BBC - Science Tech

    The government's biodiversity offsetting plans are too simplistic and need to be strengthened if they are to "properly protect Britain's wildlife", MPs warn.

  • VIDEO: Tasmanian devils have new US home

    09 / 10 / 2013, BBC - Science Tech

    A group of Tasmanian devils have taken up residence in San Diego Zoo in California as part of a conservation programme to protect the endangered species.

  • Genomes of big cats revealed

    17 / 09 / 2013, BBC - Science Tech

    International scientists have mapped the genomes of the tiger, lion and snow leopard, in conservation efforts to protect endangered species.